MA in International Relations and Global Governance

Aston University
In Birmingham (Grossbritannien)

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  • Postgraduate
  • Birmingham (Grossbritannien)
  • Wann:
    Freie Auswahl

Why choose this course? Study at a leading centre for research on contemporary Europe and international relations Active membership of the Aston Centre for Europe, a thriving research hub which organises debates, study visits, and conferences and seminars on current international issues throughout the academic year Develop wide-ranging skills of critical analysis and approaches to the study of European integration and international relations.

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Voraussetzungen: Duration: Full time 1 year. Part time 2 years. Start date(s): October   Distance learning available: No Entry requirements: 2.1 Degree in any discipline (or equivalent). Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to provide evidence of an English language qualification.  Find out more about our English language requirements. Fees for 2016/17*:  UK/ EU: £5,350  Non-EU: £13,800  *These figures have not been confirmed, but they are expected to be approximately as stated. Part-time students pay a pro-rata version...


Wo und wann

Beginn Lage
Freie Auswahl
West Midlands, B4 7ET, West Midlands, Grossbritannien
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Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?

International Relations
IT Security


This cutting-edge Masters programme, delivered over one full academic year, broadens students' global perspectives on issues of governance and contemporary international relations. Students can choose from a wide range of elective modules, such as International Ethics, International Security, Asia-Europe Relations: Between Interregionalism and Bilateralism, and Globalisation, Regionalism and Global Governance. Graduates of this programme forge careers working for international organisations, governments and global political institutions.
Sample module options: The following module descriptions are indications only - the modules on offer and the content of the modules is subject to change.

Core Modules

  • International Relations Theory (LPM006)
  • Globalisation, Regionalism, and Global Governance (LPM026)
  • Dissertation (LRM005)

Choice of options totalling 80 Aston credits. Note that not all options will be available in any given year due to periods of staff research leave.

  • The EU as a Global Actor (LPM020)
  • The EU: A Web of Institutions (LPM007)
  • Leaders and Leadership in a European and Global Context (LPM011)
  • Europe’s Regions and their Governance (LPM013)
  • Asia-Europe Relations:Between Interregionalism and Bilateralism (LPM014)
  • Religion and Politics (LPM015)
  • Security and Defence in Europe (LPM022)
  • International Political Communication (LPM023)
  • Concepts and strategies for social researchers (LPM003)
  • International Ethics and Literature (LPM027)
  • Transatlantic Relations in Historical Perspective:The US and Europe (LPM029)
  • International Security (LPM034)
  • Comparative and International Political Economy (LPM036)
  • EU Law and PolicyMaking (LPM037)
  • Concepts and Strategies for Qualitative Social Science (LPM038)
  • Concepts and Strategies for Social Data Analysis (LPM039)
  • Rethinking European Integration (LPM040)
  • International Political Thought (LPM016)
  • 20 credit Module from the University Wide Language Programme